Independent science fiction author, podcaster, and youTuber.
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• online groups
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“I found Omega Writers and really desperately needed that community. I loved the intersection
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The Brisbane chapter generally meets on the first Sunday of the month from 2pm to 4pm in Brisbane (contact Judy for venue address).
Cost is $4 per meeting. If you would like to share your latest work for mutual critiquing, bring along two pages. Please bring a plate of goodies for afternoon tea.
Click link to contact group organiser Judy Rogers
Contact Carolyn Tonkin or Louise Tonna carolyntonkin dot author at gmail dot com essentiallymeemag at hotmail dot com
The Inklings of the ‘Gong’, Omega writers
Meeting place: Chasey Boy Cafe, 93-109 Princes Highway, Dapto at 10am, every 5-6 weeks.
Click image to contact organiser Wendy Parker. Or join our The Inklings of the ‘Gong Facebook Group.
The Toowoomba Chapter meets at various
times through the year, at different venues.
They run an annual writers’ retreat and other workshops/writers get-togethers. Cost varies but member discounts available.
Click image to contact Nola Passmore and Adele Jones
The Geelong Chapter meets on the first
Saturday of every month from 10.30 am to
12:30 pm at various venues in Geelong
(contact Susan for address). Please bring up to 500 words of your latest writing project.
Click image to contact organiser Susan Branch
‘TASSY AND FRIENDS’ ZOOM
The Tasmanian group meets via Zoom every
six weeks and in person once a quarter, with a
retreat in February.
Click image to contact group organiser Tamika Spaulding. Or join our Tasmanian Chapter Facebook Group.
You’re a Christian writer who has written a book and now you have questions. “What happens next? Do I need an editor? How do I find a publisher? Should I set up a website? How am I going to find readers?”
We’ve done the research and pooled the collective wisdom of our members to answer your questions in this downloadable ebook guide to Christian publishing in Australia.
This resource is currently available free for Omega Writers members as part of our Exclusive Member Content.
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Discover your next Christian editor, writing mentor or proof-reader from among our Omega Writers members here.
Public Speaker, Author, Course Creator
My area of expertise is personal development with a Christian perspective, with a particular focus on finding hope, freedom, purpose and happiness. My services include presentation of my testimony, keynote speaking, preaching, running workshops, coaching, mentoring and online courses. I also speak on writing books, self publishing, social media and public speaking for authors.
Author, Proof reader
I notice what many miss in proof reading. Get in touch and send me your first chapter to see if we can work together. 20% off for Omega members.
Author, Corporate Writer
Louise Crossley is an author of children’s books and inspirational fiction. She works as a Language and Literature teacher at a grammar school and she is contracted as a corporate writer of courses. Her qualifications include a Diploma of Professional Writing and Editing and a Bachelor of Arts (Professional Writing).
Editor, Public Speaker, Author
I am a fantasy, science fiction author and poet with with eight published books (as of April 2021) and a Master of Arts (Writing). I offer manuscript assessments, developmental and style edits and also formatting of manuscripts for print and ebook uploads. 10% discount for Omega members.
Public Speaker, Author
I am a Christian author of seven novels and two non-fiction books, Soul Friend and Becoming Me, and have worked in teaching, editing and local church ministry. I love encouraging others through the written and spoken word. I enjoy speaking on themes such as the love and grace of God, forgiveness and using our God-given gifts, as well as on writing and general life topics, and am a keen blogger.
Editor, Public Speaker
Manuscript Assessment: a critique highlighting your strengths and providing specific areas on which to focus the revision of your manuscript.
Editing: From basic copyediting (checking spelling, grammar, and punctuation for accuracy and consistency) to developmental editing (ensuring consistent plot, style, tense and point of view), as the manuscript requires.
Kick-Start Your Author Platform: a 40-day email challenge to understand your author brand and build an author platform, including website, newsletter, and social media.
AUD 50 off a full or partial manuscript assessment, or 10% off one copyediting project (to a maximum discount of AUD 100)
Editor, Writing Coach
Manuscript Assessment. Development Editing (Incl Writer Coaching). Substantive Editing. Copyediting. Proofreading. 5% off the project rate of any editing service, including Manuscript Assessments. 1 HOUR FREE on any editorial service. (That’s a potential saving of up to $120). I also offer reasonable project rates to all of my clients.
Editor, Public Speaker, Author
I provide copyediting, structural editing, proofreading and manuscript assessments in most genres of fiction, nonfiction and poetry. I also offer mentoring appointments, and I am available for talks, seminars or workshops on a variety of writing and editing topics. These can be in-person or via Skype or Zoom. 10% discounts on all services for Omega members.
Public Speaker, Author, coach for indie authors
I provide advice to writers who decide to self publish. I’ve successfully published 13 books which combined listed as #1 bestsellers in over 50 categories on Amazon. I have oodles of resources available for writers and wannabe authors. Whatever you do, pls don’t go with a vanity publisher. I can show you how to publish on Amazon for free. It’s easy! Steep discount for coaching Omega Members. Resources are freely available for Omega Members. Free resources for writers and 50% discounted coaching fees.
Public Speaker, Author
I am the author of Surviving Singledom and Surviving Childlessness. I am available to speak at churches, conferences, podcasts and other events about singledom and childlessness issues, and how these issues relate to matters of Christian faith.
I am a professional editor with over 20 years of experience at editing non-fiction and over 10 editing fiction. The price for structural editing or proofreading is one cent per word. Line editing will be quoted per manuscript. Feel free to contact me via my website or email for more information. I offer 10% discount on line edits to any Omega member.
I edit and proofread fiction and non-fiction manuscripts. Previous experience has included a Bible study book, autobiographies, and Christian life-stories. I am also a Registered Nurse and have experience in editing medical guidelines, policies and procedures. I would offer a 10% discount on the total edit to Omega members.
Public Speaker, Author
I am an Australian Christian author of historical and contemporary fiction, who loves to write, speak and share about stories that offer hope, heart and a twist of Aussie humour. As a trained high school English and history teacher and someone who has worked in church ministry for many years I love to share my love of history, story and writing skills to students, writing groups and more.
Public Speaker, Author, manuscript review
As an experienced published author, I can provide workshops on writing fiction. I also speak to church and women’s groups inspirational and spiritual topics. My books can be reviewed on my website.
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